- [α:'θjʊərɪən]adjective relating to the reign (in the 5th or 6th century) of the legendary King Arthur of Britain.
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Arthurian — Ar*thu ri*an, a. Of or pertaining to King Arthur or his knights. J. R. Symonds. [1913 Webster] In magnitude, in interest, and as a literary origin, the Arthurian invention dwarfs all other things in the book. Saintsbury. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Arthurian — (adj.) pertaining to the series of tales of British King Arthur and his knights, 1793, from ARTHUR (Cf. Arthur) + IAN (Cf. ian) … Etymology dictionary
Arthurian — [är thoor′ē ən] adj. of King Arthur and his knights (see ARTHUR1, sense 2) … English World dictionary
Arthurian — /ahr thoor ee euhn/, adj. of or pertaining to King Arthur, who, with his knights, formed the subject of a large part of medieval romance: Arthurian legends. [1850 55; ARTHUR + IAN] * * * … Universalium
Arthurian — adjective Date: 1612 of or relating to King Arthur and his court … New Collegiate Dictionary
Arthurian — adjective Of or pertaining to the legend of Arthur, king of the Britons, and his court at Camelot … Wiktionary
Arthurian — adj. pertaining to King Arthur (legendary king of England, head of the Knights of the Round Table)ArÂ·thuÂ·riÂ·an || É‘r Î¸ÊŠrÉªÉ™n /É‘Ë Î¸jÊŠÉ™rÉªÉ™n … English contemporary dictionary
arthurian — ar·thu·ri·an … English syllables
Arthurian — UK [ɑː(r)ˈθjʊərɪən] / US [ɑrˈθjʊrɪən] adjective relating to Arthur, the ancient king of Britain … English dictionary
Arthurian — Ar•thu•ri•an [[t]ɑrˈθʊər i ən[/t]] adj. myt lit. of or pertaining to King Arthur, the knights of his court, and associated legendary figures • Etymology: 1850–55 … From formal English to slang